Period
to 28 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 28 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
28 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -12 +4 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 13 75 41
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 6.50% 27.88% 12.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 92.86% 90.36% 62.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 54 28
Median daily rate £240 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% -11.11% +100.00%
10th Percentile £119 £225 £188
90th Percentile £352 £525 £700
South Wales median daily rate £288 £373 £375
% change year-on-year -22.82% -0.67% +66.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £42.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.71% +133.33% -
10th Percentile £15.00 £41.25 £10.01
90th Percentile £23.35 £42.00 £42.00
South Wales median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +28.00% -10.71%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 14 83 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 7.00% 30.86% 19.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 58 46
Median daily rate £240 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% -8.57% +40.00%
10th Percentile £119 £225 £272
90th Percentile £503 £525 £700
South Wales median daily rate £313 £400 £391
% change year-on-year -21.88% +2.24% +20.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 7
Median hourly rate £18.00 £42.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.14% +133.33% -
10th Percentile £15.30 £41.25 £10.01
90th Percentile £23.90 £42.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -18.75% +28.00% -10.71%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Newport

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows in Newport.

Daily rate trend for Windows in Newport

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Windows in Newport over the 6 months to 28 November 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Windows in Newport

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for Windows in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 November 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newport region with a requirement for Windows.

1 7 (53.85%) Windows 10
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (38.46%) Office 365
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 3 (23.08%) Break/Fix
6 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) SCCM
6 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL
7 1 (7.69%) MCP
7 1 (7.69%) CRM
7 1 (7.69%) Intel
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (7.69%) Apple
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 1 (7.69%) Software Packaging
7 1 (7.69%) Firewall
7 1 (7.69%) Finance
7 1 (7.69%) Advertising

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) IT Support
1 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Deployment Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows 10
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Break/Fix
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) MCP
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Apple
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Intel
2 1 (7.69%) Meraki
2 1 (7.69%) Nintex
2 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter
2 1 (7.69%) Xerox